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Sandra V Guzman Salvado

About Me


Sandra Guzman Salvado is licensed to practice law in the state of Maryland. She has always focused her practice in the area of domestic law including divorce, child custody and child support. She has experience representing children in contested child custody matters.


Sandra first became familiar with Maryland family law at the Baltimore City office of the Legal Aid Bureau in the Domestic and Child in Need of Assistance (CINA) units as an intern while attending school at the University of Baltimore School of Law. Upon graduation, she practiced family law at the Metropolitan Office of the Legal Aid Bureau located in Riverdale, Maryland (Domestic Division.) This experience was followed by acquiring a position as the managing family law attorney, for a well-established firm for many years.


Sandra found the law offices of Sandra Guzman Salvado, LLC in Montgomery County, Maryland. She received her bachelor of science degree from the University of Maryland, and her juris doctor degree from the University of Baltimore, School of Law.  She has received a certification as a mediator and is also trained in collaborative law.


Sandra has always tried to give her best to each and every client. She is extremely proud and honored to have been named to the 2014 Rising Stars list, as published in Maryland Super Lawyers Magazine and Baltimore Magazine. Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists recognize top attorneys in the state of Maryland. According to the Super Lawyers website, “While up to five percent of the lawyers in the state are named to Super Lawyers, no more than 2.5 percent are named to the Rising Stars list.”  


En Español:


La Sra. Sandra Guzmán Salvado es una abogada licenciada para practicar leyes en el estado de Maryland. Ella ha dedicado su práctica a resolver casos domésticos como divorcios, custodia de menores, y manutención de niños.  En muchas ocasiones, los oficiales de las distintas cortes en el estado de Maryland le han pedido que represente algunos niños menores de edad en casos de custodia disputados.


La Lic. Guzmán Salvado tuvo su primer contacto con las leyes de familia a través de la Oficina de Ayuda Legal, en la cuidad de Baltimore (en el departamento para niños necesitando asistencia) mientras terminaba sus estudios en la Escuela de Leyes de la Universidad de Baltimore. Después que se graduó de abogada, trabajo para la Oficina Metropolitana de Ayuda Legal en la ciudad de Riverdale Maryland (en el departamento de casos de familia.) Después de esas  experiencias al servicio de la comunidad, ella trabajo para una oficina legal privada manejando todo el departamento de familia por muchos años.


La Lic. Guzmán Salvado actualmente trabaja para las oficinas legales de Sandra Guzmán Salvado, LLC, en el Condado de Montgomery,  Maryland. Ella recibió su educación universitaria en la universidad de Maryland y su doctorado en leyes de la Escuela de Leyes de la Universidad de Baltimore. Ella también ha recibido una certificación para realizar trabajaos como mediadora y en ley colaborativa.


La Lic. Sandra Guzmán Salvado se siente muy orgullosa de haber sido reconocida en la lista de estrellas ascendentes por la revista “Maryland Super Lawyers y “Baltimore Magazine en el año 2014. Estas revistas anualmente reconocen los abogados o abogadas que han destacado en la profesión legal en el Estado de Maryland.  Según la página de Super Lawyers en el internet,“Mientras que el 5%  de abogados en el Estado de Maryland son reconocidos por Super Lawyers, no mas del 2.5% son reconocidos en la lista de estrellas ascendentes.” 




Professional Memberships:


  • Montgomery County Bar Association, Family Law Section – Active Member

  • Maryland State Bar Association, Family Law Section – Active Member

  • Inns of Court for Montgomery County, Maryland – 2010-2011 member

  • International Association for Collaborative Professionals – (IACP) Active Member

  • Maryland State Bar Hispanic Bar Association – Current Executive Board of Directors Member

  • Maryland State Bar Association-Alternative Dispute Resolution Section-Current Executive   Council Member





Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice Areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 30%
    10 years
  2. Child Custody: 30%
    10 years
  3. Family: 10%
    1 year
  4. Uncontested Divorce: 5%
    1 year
  5. Other: 25%
  6. More 


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

11 total 

  • Jay S Marks

    I have known Sandra Guzman for at least ten years. She is a superior attorney who aggressively fights for her clients' rights, knows the law inside and out, and cares deeply about the wellbeing of her clients and their families. I have referred many people to Sandra precisely because I am confident that I am sending them to a lawyer committed to the cause of her clients. Sandra is ethical, honest, and a wonderful person. You will be very well represented by Sandra Guzman.


    Jay Marks Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Alicia Raquel Lucero

    I would highly endorse this lawyer. I have known Sandra for a number of years. She and I have been involved in various legal organizations including the Montgomery County Inns Of Court together. I know she has extensive family law knowledge and experience. That is the reason I don't hesitate to call her when I need to bounce ideas, about a case, off someone. She knows what she is doing in cases involving divorce, custody, or child support. I find her perspective very helpful. She is well respected in the legal community. Whenever I have seen her in court she appears professional, focused, and well prepared. It's apparent that she truly cares about her clients and is there to give 100% to them.


    Alicia Lucero Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Sandra Guzman Salvado, LLC

30 Courthouse Square
Suite 100
Rockville, MD, 20850

Law Office of Sandra Guzman Salvado, LLC

6301 Ivy Lane Suite 700
Greenbelt, MD, 20770

Law Office of Sandra Guzman Salvado, LLC

5100 Buckeystown Pike, Suite 250
Frederick, MD, 21704

Law Office of Sandra Guzman Salvado, LLC

1997 Annapolis Exchange Parkway
Suite 300
Annapolis, MD, 21401




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarMaryland Super Lawyers2014
Rising StarWashington DC Super Lawyers2014
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Principal OwnerLaw Office of Sandra Guzman Salvado, LLC2010 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Maryland Hispanic Bar AssociationJudicial Nominations Committee2013 - Present
Maryland State Bar Association, Alternative Dispute Resolution SectionExecutive Council2012 - Present
Maryland State Bar Association, Family and Juvenile Law SectionMember2012 - Present
Maryland State Hispanic Bar AssociationExecuitve Board Member2011 - Present
International Academy of Collaborative ProfessionalsMember2011 - Present
American Inns of CourtAssociate Member2010 - 2011
Maryland State Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Montgomery County Bar AssocationMember2004 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Green v. GreenSole physical and sole legal custody awarded to the client with a substantial amount of child support.
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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Baltimore School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
University of MarylandEnglish LiteratureBA - Bachelor of Arts1999
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Monthly Webinars for the Alternative Dispute Resolution SectionMaryland State Bar Association2013
Latino Community OutreachFamily Law Clinic2012